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Darden Disability Alliance

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Darden Disability Alliance (DDA) is dedicated to promoting an inclusive, open, and welcoming space for students with disabilities, promoting professional outcomes for those same students, and increasing awareness and education about disabilities within the Darden community. In that vein, DDA develops programs that promote safe environments for discussing issues around disability, support professional development, offer a forum for social activities, and provide opportunities for participation in education about disability topics.

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Although this organization has members who are University of Virginia students and may have University employees associated or engaged in its activities and affairs, the organization is not a part of or an agency of the University. It is a separate and independent organization which is responsible for and manages its own activities and affairs. The University does not direct, supervise or control the organization and is not responsible for the organization’s contracts, acts or omissions


  • Events

    DDA First Coffee

    The Darden Disability Alliance hosts a variety of events throughout the year including:

    • First Coffees
    • Keynote Speakers
    • Workshops
    • Social Events
    • Office Hours
  • Leadership Team

    DDA Board

    • President: Seiver Jorgensen
    • Executive VP: Chessie Dahut
    • VP of Careers and Outreach: Nate Higby
    • VP of Admissions and Alumni: Rod Delgado
    • VP of Events: Elizabeth Rawlings
    • VP of Finance: Isabela Batista
    • VP of Allyship and Education: Carly Andrews
    • VP of Marketing and Communications: Timmy Salit​​